Strands of Ballylickey, The

DESCRIPTION: "I oftimes think of home and where I spent my childhood days before I was forced to roam." He recalls playing, fishing, music and dancing "by the strands of Ballilickey on the shores of Bantry Bay." He hopes to return "but fortune seems against me"
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1978 (OCanainn)
KEYWORDS: home travel return Ireland nonballad
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OCanainn, pp. 108-109, "The Strands of Ballylickey" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: OCan108

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